3 Days in Florence, Italy – Firenze Card, Renaissance Art, and Authentic Italian Cooking
Italy / Travel There

3 Days in Florence, Italy – Firenze Card, Renaissance Art, and Authentic Italian Cooking

With my Firenze Card in hand and several tours scheduled, I was ready to take on Florence! A visit to the heart of the Renaissance art movement was our next stop on our 9-day in Italy trip. The Tuscan city did not disappoint! Give yourself plenty of time to explore Florence. There is so much … Continue reading

2 Days in Venice, Italy – How to Enjoy Gondolas, Eat Cicchetti, and Avoid Tourists
Europe / Italy / Travel There

2 Days in Venice, Italy – How to Enjoy Gondolas, Eat Cicchetti, and Avoid Tourists

To avoid tourists in Venice, Italy is hard but not impossible. The natural beauty of Venice is overwhelming with medieval streets, painted houses, and over 118 islands connected by hundreds of bridges crossing turquoise blue water. The island city was a wonderful place to launch my 9-day trip in Italy. I’m a passionate traveler seriously … Continue reading

Why You Need to Visit the Foundation Louis Vuitton – Best Museum in Paris
France / It's Culture / Travel There

Why You Need to Visit the Foundation Louis Vuitton – Best Museum in Paris

I’ve found the best museum in Paris. It’s off the beaten track and it’s more amazing than you might think: The Foundation Louis Vuitton. Despite the fashion house name, the museum houses temporary exhibits of modern and contemporary art. The location, the building, the exhibits, and the events are so incredibly inspirational! Here’s why I’m … Continue reading

48 Hours in Gorges du Verdon — Exploring the “Grand Canyon” of France
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48 Hours in Gorges du Verdon — Exploring the “Grand Canyon” of France

Did I plan this trip after seeing an Instagram post by Travel & Leisure? Maybe. Was it worth it? Absolutely! A visit to the Gorges du Verdon or the Verdon Gorge aka the Grand Canyon of France is stunning, beautiful, and well worth the winding cliff drives. While you can shrink this trip into a … Continue reading

48 Hours in Provence, France Discovering Poppy Fields, Wine, & Village Life
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48 Hours in Provence, France Discovering Poppy Fields, Wine, & Village Life

I’m off to the Provence countryside to see the poppy fields of France. Just one week after moving to Paris, I’ve already jetted out of the city and started exploring the country of France! Verdict? Best choice ever! My desire to see the poppy fields and the fact that my boyfriend’s job took him back … Continue reading

A Houstonian’s Guide to: A Texas Hill Country Weekend in Marble Falls
It's Culture / Texas / Travel There

A Houstonian’s Guide to: A Texas Hill Country Weekend in Marble Falls

I feel like the Texas Hill Country is just an endless abyss of incredible little towns that have so much to offer! I’ve now glamped in Bastrop, played around in Boerne, explored Georgetown, and enjoyed Bee Cave and Dripping Springs. Now, I can add falling in love with Marble Falls to that list! The town … Continue reading